Where excellence is the expectation.

Dr. Theresa Kauffman, Superintendent/CEO and Founder of Kauffman Leadership Academy has designed a purposeful salary schedule. In an effort to operate in line with our philosophy that "We are all in this together," every employee of the Academy earns the same salary, $35,000. Building a community that has different responsibilities but all are equally valued and important for the success of our students.

Kauffman Leadership Academy

Kauffman Leadership Academy offers FREE tutoring this summer!


We have the funding to support FREE tutoring for Math, English, Science or any subject or class you need support. Mr. Read is also offering Art classes by arrangement. All grade levels are welcome!


Email Dr. Theresa Kauffman at tkauffman@klacademy.org or call 817-966-7795 to sign up.


We are working to open as a private school in the fall. Check back to this website for the latest updates during this Corona-virus time.

To thank Texas Representative DeWayne Burns for his support, we gave his office this classic map of Texas.

Kauffman Leadership Academy is located in Cleburne, Texas. The Academy features small class size, a cultural lunch hour each day with guest speakers from the community, a technology-infused curriculum and giving back to our community through service and a safe, bully-free environment to learn.


Kauffman Leadership Academy admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

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FREE TUTORING THIS SUMMER!